Category Archives: Small business news

Avoiding an insurance claim during the holiday rush

retailer_insuranceThe holiday season is a busy time of year for retailers, but being busy comes with an increased risk of insurance claims. If you haven’t done so already, now is the time to prepare for the extra demands that come … Read more...

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A Valentine’s special – How to woo new clients

felt love heart As a freelancer or sole proprietor, you have many responsibilities: work to meet deadlines and deliver products or services, make sure you have small business insurance, balance your books, and somewhere in there, find time to market to new … Read more...

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Top 5 questions from small businesses regarding errors and omissions insurance

Large number five sculpture Here are the Top 5 questions from small businesses regarding errors and omissions insurance:

#1 – What is errors and omissions insurance?

Whether you work out of a home office, or have many employees, errors and omissions insurance is the … Read more...

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Why should I use an insurance broker?

WHY - quinn.anyaAs a small business owner, you know that you need to find affordable small business insurance that protects your company from risk, and provides benefits to your employees.  However, in this economy a small business needs to stay competitive.  You … Read more...

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The importance of client sign off

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Seems straightforward enough doesn’t it? Do the work, get it signed-off, everyone’s happy.

Well yes and no. Although it sounds pretty straightforward, the whole subject of sign-off can be a bit of a gray area.… Read more...

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